Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,714,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

676

Unreached Groups

528 (78.1 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Tai Lue China 808,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.33 % New Testament 16
 Tai Lue Thailand 91,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Tai Lue United States 4,500 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Lue Vietnam 6,100 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Yugur, Saragh China 13,000 Yugur, West Buddhism 0.50 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
 Thai, Khorat Thailand 11,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Kachin India 37,000 Jingpho Buddhism 0.47 % Complete Bible 1
Kinnara Sri Lanka 28,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.46 % Complete Bible 1
Mon India 1,200 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.43 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Thailand 206,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.40 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 4
 Thai Germany 21,000 Thai Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Netherlands 5,300 Thai Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Chak, Thet Myanmar (Burma) 1,900 Chak Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Translation Started 1
 Thai, Northern Thailand 7,342,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.27 % New Testament 147
 Palaung, Rumai Myanmar (Burma) 158,000 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 3
 Thai, Isan Thailand 18,213,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.27 % New Testament 364
 Monpa Tawang India 7,200 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.39 % Translation Started 1
 Marma India 47,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 99,000 Shan Buddhism 0.36 % 0.36 % Complete Bible 2
 Burmese Australia 13,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 31,046,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.08 % Complete Bible 621
 Burmese Finland 1,500 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 118,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 2
 Nau Buddh India 973,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.33 % Complete Bible 19
Chaimal India 700 Chin, Falam Buddhism 0.31 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 676 Peoples   499,714,000     528       5,690
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